Anti-migrant protests have exploded in the east German city of Chemnitz. Here’s why.
“When such a killing occurs, it’s normal for people to snap.”
A lit fuse
How a far-right terror group’s bombing campaign unleashed something sinister in a small German town
Traveling as a Person of Color Is Stressful
Trips are supposed to be relaxing, but I can’t help but be on edge.
‘Share Until This Pig Is Caught’: Germany’s Far Right Hunts an Innocent Man Online
A right-wing Facebook page started a witch hunt by claiming that a protester had blinded a policeman at the G20 protests.
Pegida Leader Escapes Jail but Is Fined for 'Inciting Hatred' Against Refugees
Lutz Bachmann, 43, went on trial in April in the German city of Dresden. He was ordered to pay a fine of $11,000 but escaped prison for insulting refugees and immigrants in a social media post
Video: Hundreds Detained Trying to Block Access to Far-Right German Political Conference
Hundreds of leftist demonstrators protested against the anti-immigrant Alternative fur Deutschland (AfD) party as it held its annual congress. The party is becoming more popular in Germany amid terrorist attacks in Europe and increased immigration.
Hate Speech Trial of Far-Right Pegida Party Founder Begins in Germany
Lutz Bachmann called refugees "cattle" and "filth" but denies being a racist. His Pegida party has gained rapidly in popularity since its founding in 2014, as the migrant crisis divides Europe.
Founder of German Islamophobic Group Pegida to Stand Trial for Hate Speech
Lutz Bachmann was accused of disrupting public order after he called refugees in Europe "cattle" and "scum" on Facebook. A Dresden court said on Tuesday that his words constituted an "attack on [the refugees'] dignity."
Here's What Happened at the Dueling Protests Over the Mass Sexual Assault in Germany
After more than 100 women were attacked on New Year's Eve in Cologne, the anti-immigrant group Pegida and counter-demonstrators held rival protests.
German Police Used Water Cannons on Protesters Opposed to a Neo-Nazi March
About 1,000 anti-fascist protesters in Leipzig reportedly set fire to trash bins and wooden barricades to prevent 200 supporters of small neo-Nazi groups rom marching.
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Thousands Gather in Germany for the Anniversary of the Anti-migrant Pegida Movement
The movement has experienced a slight revival in recent weeks, as Germany continues to face the challenges posed by a huge influx of refugees.
Germany's History Is Fueling Hatred, Goodwill, and Lots of Confusion Amid Refugee Crisis
Germany may have 1.5 million people applying for asylum by the end of the year, a crisis with which it must wrestle in light of the country's turbulent past.